• Jan 15, 2018
    Reflecting on Dr. King's Legacy

    "Let no man pull you so low as to hate him." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    It was a privilege to speak in Spokane today and reflect on Dr. King's legacy. We must continue to have courageous conversations and build up our communities rather than give in to anger and fear. Today, I challenge everyone to join me in a commitment to public service and civility.

    • Jan 13, 2018
    Keith Jackson: Remembering a Sports Broadcasting Hero

    Last night we lost a sports broadcasting hero, Keith Jackson. He got his start at Washington State University after enrolling with the G.I. Bill and has since touched the lives of so many through college football.

    • Jan 12, 2018
    You Will Soon See a Change in Your Pay Check

    You will soon see a change in your pay check. According the the independent Tax Policy Center, about 80 percent of taxpayers will get a tax cut averaging $2,100 thanks to tax reform.

    • Jan 09, 2018
    Eastern Washington Benefits from Tax Reform

    I am already encouraged by the results we are seeing as a result of tax reform. Headquartered here in Eastern Washington, Inland Northwest Bank is giving its employees a bonus. Across the country, millions of Americans are benefiting from tax reform.

    • Jan 08, 2018
    Tax Relief and More Jobs Coming to Eastern Washington

    As the Spokesman notes, I was able to ensure that WSU grad students are protected, along with programs that benefit families who are struggling. This is once-in-a-lifetime tax relief for hardworking middle class families that will create jobs here in Eastern Washington.

    • Jan 05, 2018
    Alaskan Airlines Giving $1,000 Bonuses, Citing Tax Cuts

    More good news coming from Washington state – Alaska Airlines announced that its giving employees a $1,000 bonus as a result of tax reform.

    • Jan 04, 2018
    Protecting HOME Access Act of 2017

    I'm proud to have sponsored the bi-partisan Protecting HOME Access Act of 2017 to ensure that those in rural areas will be able to have access to durable medical equipment.

    • Jan 02, 2018
    Loved Catching Up with Cat

    I am glad to have Cat home and to have the chance to catch up. I am continuously amazed by your courage and your strength.

    • Dec 29, 2017
    INB Giving Bonuses and Raises After Tax Cuts

    Our tax bill is already starting to positively impact businesses and people here in Spokane. Inland Northwest Bank says it will give employees a pay raise and a bonus because of tax reform.

    • Dec 27, 2017
    Be Safe in Spokane Winter Storms

    It looks like we won't get a break from the snow. Remember to stay safe and warm as you travel around town tomorrow and Friday.